Found 3 items, similar to deed.
English → Indonesian
akta, amal, kelakuan, perbuatan
English → English
n 1: a notable achievement; “he performed a great deed”
book was her finest effort”
2: a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a
transfer of property and to show the legal right to
possess it; “he signed the deed”
; “he kept the title to
his car in the glove compartment”
[syn: deed of conveyance
English → English
Dead. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
, n. [AS. d[=ae]d; akin to OS. d[=a]d, D. & Dan.
daad, G. that, Sw. d[*a]d, Goth. d[=e]ds; fr. the root of do.
, v. t.]
1. That which is done or effected by a responsible agent; an
act; an action; a thing done; -- a word of extensive
application, including, whatever is done, good or bad,
great or small.
And Joseph said to them, What deed is this which ye
have done? --Gen. xliv.
We receive the due reward of our deeds. --Luke
Would serve his kind in deed and word. --Tennyson.
2. Illustrious act; achievement; exploit. “Knightly deeds.”
Whose deeds some nobler poem shall adorn. --Dryden.
3. Power of action; agency; efficiency. [Obs.]
To be, both will and deed, created free. --Milton.
4. Fact; reality; -- whence we have indeed.
5. (Law) A sealed instrument in writing, on paper or
parchment, duly executed and delivered, containing some
transfer, bargain, or contract.
Note: The term is generally applied to conveyances of real
estate, and it is the prevailing doctrine that a deed
must be signed as well as sealed, though at common law
signing was formerly not necessary.
, a printed form containing the customary legal
phraseology, with blank spaces for writing in names,
dates, boundaries, etc.
6. Performance; -- followed by of. [Obs.] --Shak.
, in fact; in truth; verily. See Indeed
, v. t.
To convey or transfer by deed; as, he deeded all his estate
to his eldest son. [Colloq. U. S.]